MEDICAL OPINION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Elderly Man Sustains Injuries From Power Wheelchair MEDICAL OPINION Expert Case

Elderly Man Sustains Injuries From Power Wheelchair

This case involves an elderly man in a long-term care facility who was injured while in his power wheelchair. He had been prescribed a power wheelchair by his primary care doctor because his mobility had become very limited. He had just received the ch …

Biomechanics Expert Witness Opines on Truck Accident MEDICAL OPINION Expert Case

Biomechanics Expert Witness Opines on Truck Accident

…  were sufficient to cause injuries. Dr. Ziejewski based his medical opinions on the police report, complaint, witness statements, medical records, …

Anesthesiology expert witness advises on fatally misplaced trachea tube MEDICAL OPINION Expert Case

An anesthesiology expert witness advises on a case involving the decedent, who was in his 60s, was seen in the emergency room for severe abdominal pain. He was evaluated and diagnosed with an incarcerated ventral hernia. He had a significant history of COP …

Anesthesiology expert witness advises on brain damage from excess anesthesia MEDICAL OPINION Expert Case

An anesthesiology expert witness advises on a case involving a woman who suffered brain damage due to excess anesthesia. The plaintiff went to the hospital for an esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), which required anesthesia. She alleges that she was given t …

Documents Given to Legal Nurse Consultant are Discoverable in Medical Malpractice Cases MEDICAL OPINION Expert Case

…  case involves a woman who brought a medical malpractice case against a hospital because of the death of her …  gave the confidential report to the hospital’s only medical expert for the case, a legal nurse consultant. The legal nurse …  she also admitted that she had relied on it in giving her opinion about the case. The plaintiff’s attorney in the case sought to gain …